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Since its 1981 inception as a traditional London market reinsurance magazine, Reactions has evolved to meet the fast changing information needs of the global insurance and reinsurance market.

Reactions Baden-Baden Reporter 2018 Day 2

The continued supply of capacity from third party investors, combined with a more focussed approach to underwriting, means that European cedants are unlikely to see...

  • Reactions / Report / 2 months ago
  • Alternative Capital

Reactions Rendez-Vous Reporter 2018 Day 4

SCOR’s charismatic chief executive and chairman Denis Kessler has questioned the business model behind some of the tie-ups between primary insurers and their reinsurance counterparts...

  • Reactions / Report / 3 months ago
  • Alternative Capital

Reactions Rendez-Vous Reporter 2018 Day 3

The growing use and complexity of sanctions by the US is becoming a thorn in the side for one of the world’s largest reinsurers, Hannover Re...

  • Reactions / Report / 3 months ago
  • Alternative Capital

Reactions Rendez-Vous Reporter 2018 Day 2

AXIS Capital chief executive Albert Benchimol is “highly encouraged” by the moves being made by Jon Hancock and his team to strengthen Lloyd’s and improve the market’s profitability...

  • Reactions / Report / 3 months ago
  • Law

St Marteen joins CCRIF

St Marteen has joined CCRIF SPC, the third member to join so far this year. CCRIF SPC now consists of 20 countries, 19 of which are in the Caribbean along with Nicaragua...

Property drives weak pricing increase

Global commercial insurance prices rose, on average, for the third consecutive quarter, according to Marsh’s Global Insurance Market Index report, but with mixed results when looked at separately...

Berkley slams reinsurance "trainwreck"

The reinsurance market is “a trainwreck”, Robert Berkley Jr believes, with the chief executive and president of WR Berkley Corporation claiming the industry’s response to the natural disaster...